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Lisa Smith received her certification in EMF detection and protection from The EMF Experts EMF Professional Training Certification program. Through this program she was trained by Professional Electrical Engineer Chris Young in EMF evaluation and remediation, including creating EMF-safe environments for people suffering from electromagnetic hypersensitivity. She is currently in advanced training leading to Electromagnetic Radiation Specialist (EMRS) certification with the Building Biology Institute. She is also a Board member of the Electromagnetic Safety Alliance.
Lisa moved to Tucson in 2000 and lives with her husband and two teenagers (plus three cats, two frogs, two geckos and five chickens). In her little spare time, she enjoys reading, knitting, hiking, cooking, and spending time with family and friends.
Lisa holds a Bachelor’s degree in Economics (Summa Cum Laude) and a Ph.D. in Applied Economics, specializing in health and nutrition. After completing a post-doctoral fellowship with the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS), she served as a Research Fellow at the International Food Policy Research Institute in Washington, D.C. She also held visiting professorships at the Emory University School of Public Health and the University of Arizona. She has lived in three African countries (Kenya, Côte d'Ivoire, and Burkina Faso) and worked in Bangladesh and Ethiopia.
While doing her EMF Wellness work, Lisa continues on as a Senior Economist at TANGO, International, a Tucson-based company dedicated to global hunger and poverty solutions. Throughout her career, she has gained 25 years’ experience in quantitative data collection and analysis for high impact solutions, experience she now brings to address the growing need for EMF measurement, mitigation, and education.